UNC Global Development Staff

LEBOLD_Daniel sq_sm 3Daniel Lebold
Director of Development for UNC Global

Daniel Lebold serves as the director of development for UNC Global, supporting the College of Arts and Sciences and the Office of the Provost. Before, he spent five years as vice president of development for Triangle Family Services, Inc., in Raleigh, and ten years at the UNC School of Social Work. He was first the director of annual giving, then the assistant dean for administration, and director and clinical instructor for the UNC Nonprofit Leadership Certificate Program.

E-mail: daniel_lebold@unc.edu
Phone: +1.919.962.6865

Katie McKenna
Associate Director of Development for UNC Global

Katie McKenna serves as the associate director of development for UNC Global and has extensive international fundraising experience with UNICEF and Oxfam. She also worked for seven years with UNC as the director of development for the Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases and as the director of development for Women’s Services. She is a Certified American Sign Language Interpreter, and proficient in Arabic. Katie’s interests include yoga, reading, running, and travel.  She returns to UNC-Chapel Hill after a two-year stint as director of development at MiracleFeet in Chapel Hill.

Email: kmckenna@unc.edu
Phone: +1.919.843.5287



Denise Bates
Project Manager for UNC Global

Prior to joining the staff at UNC Global, Denise provided administrative assistance and logistical support for nonprofit development and social research projects. She earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Central Florida and a certificate in paralegal studies from UNC-Chapel Hill. Denise maintains proficiency in Spanish and is fluent in Portuguese. Travel abroad experiences include Brazil, Venezuela, France, Holland, England and Sweden.

E-mail: dmbates@email.unc.edu
Phone: +1.919.962.5374


Janna Byrd
Special Assistant for UNC Global

Janna is a recent graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill with a BA in Media and Journalism and a second major in Global Studies with a minor in Creative Writing. She previously worked as a temporary assistant with UNC Global Relations, where she also worked as an events and exhibitions intern during her undergrad. Her community involvement includes volunteer work with the Chapel Hill Bible Church as a Youth Group Leader.

Phone: +1.919.962.1705